Arcadia University (Arcadia) is located in Glenside bordering Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The U.S. News & World Report co-ranks the Arcadia PT doctorate program 14th in the nation.
Chatham University (Chatham) is located in Pittsburgh close to the southwestern border of Pennsylvania. Read what the DPT Alumni say about the positive experiences at Chatham University and see how it may be right for you.
Drexel University (DU) is located in Philadelphia, the economic center of the Delaware Valley. DU has an integrative approach to teaching using both DU DPT facilities and off campus clinical sites.
Duquesne University (Duquesne) is located in Pittsburgh close to the southwestern border of Pennsylvania. Education for the mind, heart, and spirit are at the core of Duquesne’s Roman Catholic academic standard of excellence. Freshman admission is on of the three admission pathways afforded at Duquesne University.
Gannon University (Gannon) is located in Erie, Pennsylvania near Cleveland, Ohio and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Gannon is a catholic university based in excellent educational standards and focused on teaching, scholarship, and service.
Lebanon Valley College
Lebanon Valley College (LVC) is located in Annville Township, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania. LVC’s Philosophy is to train students to provide patient centered care.
Misericordia University (Misericordia) is located in Dallas near Scranton in northeastern Pennsylvania. Misericordia is a Catholic University founded by the Sisters of Mercy. Misericordia DPT Program has both freshman entry and graduate admission.
Neumann University (Neumann) is located in Aston on the southeastern border of Pennsylvania. Neumann is a Catholic University founded by the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia. Part of the Neumann DPT program’s Mission is believing in the inherent dignity of human beings.
Saint Francis University
Saint Francis University (Saint Francis) is located in Loretto near Pittsburgh in western Pennsylvania. Saint Francis is the oldest Catholic university that is dedicated to Franciscan values. The FSU DPT Program is based on hands-on-study with a strong academic experience.
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (SRU) is located in Slippery Rock, 50 miles north of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Undergraduate admission is one of the admission options for SRU students. Competitive Tuition rates are a plus for those seeking admission in the Northeast.
Temple University (Temple) is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In addition to graduate entry, Temple allows undergraduates to apply to the program when qualifications are meet. Temple lists multiple scholarship options as one reason to choose the Temple DPT program.
Thomas Jefferson University
Thomas Jefferson University (Jefferson) is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Inter-professional education and excellent NPTE pass rates are just two reasons that make Jefferson’s DPT program unique.
University of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh (Pitt) is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The U.S. News & World Report ranks the Pitt PT doctorate program 3rd in the nation.
University of Scranton
University of Scranton (Scranton) is located in Scranton close to the northeastern border of Pennsylvania. Scranton is a Catholic university that follows the Jesuit tradition. There are multiple pathways to admission for the DPT Program.
University of the Sciences
University of the Sciences (USciences) is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Multiple admission pathways and training at the university pro-bono clinic are strong reasons to choose DPT at USciences.
Widener University (Widener) is located in Chester on the border of southeastern Pennsylvania. Students can hone their best practice skills at the Chester Pro-Bono Clinic. Widener has both freshman entry and degree entry outlined on their physical therapy admission page.